The best way to find a cheap fare is to book your ticket as far in advance as you can and to avoid traveling at rush hour.
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6 h 19 m
7 h 16 m
Trains per day
It's difficult to get from Zurich to Florence without changing at least once.
|Average train duration||7 h 49 min|
|Average train ticket price||£87 (€99)|
|Train frequency||7 a day|
|Train companies||Frecciarossa or Trenitalia|
Trains from Zurich to Florence cover the 280 miles long trip taking on average 7 h 49 min with our travel partners like Frecciarossa or Trenitalia. Normally, there are 7 trains operating per day, including direct services available. While the average ticket price for this trip costs around £87, you can find the cheapest train ticket for as low as £72. Travellers depart most frequently from Zürich HB and arrive in Firenze Santa Maria Novella.
Buy your official Frecciarossa and Trenitalia train tickets to Florence from Zurich from £72 with Omio. Find train times and tickets for over 1000 travel companies to compare and book the most popular trip.
Trenitalia train tickets between Zurich and Florence are available on Omio for as little as £72. Trenitalia is Italy’s national railway operator with a huge fleet of trains offering different levels of comfort, amenities and speed at which they travel. The company's flagship trains are the high-speed Frecciarossa, Frecciargento and Frecciabianca. Trenitalia also operates trains such as the Eurocity (EC), Euronotte (EN), InterCity (IC), InterCitynotte (ICN), as well as the Regionale Veloce (RV), Regionale (R), Suburbano (S) and Metropolitano (M). Toilets and WiFi access are standard on long-distance train routes. In most cases, the trains also provide barrier-free access.
Trenitalia offers three different ticket types to fit anyone’s budget, such as the Base, Economy, Super Economy and Ordinaria tickets. Trenitalia also has discount and loyalty cards for qualified travellers, which you can use on Omio. When travelling on a Trenitalia train between Zurich and Florence, you can expect to travel 280 miles (452 km). Check Trenitalia’s train timetables and tickets for the Zurich to Florence journey and book your cheap ticket on Omio today!
Looking for a smooth and easy way to travel to Florence from Zurich? Book your Trenitalia Frecciarossa train from Zurich to Florence with Omio today! Trenitalia is Italy’s national train company that offers a wide variety of connections throughout the country, including the Zurich to Florence journey. Omio shows you current Frecciarossa timetables and tickets to cover the 280 miles (452 km) distance. You can choose from fares like Super Economy, Economy, and Base for the best deals on this route. Trenitalia discount cards can also be applied when purchasing your Frecciarossa ticket on Omio.
All Frecciarossa classes provide free WiFi access, power outlets, air conditioning, toilets, luggage storage, onboard entertainment, and restaurant and bar services to passengers. Frecciarossa covers long distances and connects major cities in Italy in just a few hours thanks to its high speed. These trains are renowned for their comfort, speed and reduced environmental impact and can reach speeds up to 186 mph (300 kmh). Frecciarossa offers all travellers ultimate comfort, flexibility and convenience, and you can book Frecciarossa tickets with us in a few steps!
Travel between Zurich, Switzerland and Florence, Italy by train is: Fully open.
International entry status: Entry is fully open for citizens and permanent residents of Switzerland
Conditions of entry:
When travelling in Italy, you must follow these COVID-19 safety rules:
The information above was last checked on 28/07/2022. This can change before your date of travel so please review the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations for your train from Zurich to Florence before travelling.
Return travel from Italy to Switzerland is: Fully open.
Entry into Switzerland is allowed for: Entry is fully open for citizens and permanent residents of Italy
Requirements for reentering:
The government of Switzerland has imposed these measures to reduce the spread of COVID-19:
Last checked on 03/08/2022. Please check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations closer to the travel date of your train to Zurich from Florence.
There are a few train stations in Zurich to start your trip from including Zürich HB, Zürich Stadelhofen and Zürich Oerlikon. In Florence you have a few train station options to choose from for your arrival including Firenze Santa Maria Novella, Firenze Rifredi and Firenze Campo di Marte.
Omio customers travelling this route depart most frequently from Zürich HB and arrive in Firenze Santa Maria Novella.
Passengers board their train most frequently from Zürich HB and travel around 1.4 miles (2.2 km) from the city centre to this train station.
Passengers travelling this route most often arrive at Firenze Santa Maria Novella and need to travel approximately 1.2 miles (2 km) from the train station to the city centre in Florence.
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